Morbius is an upcoming film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It will be in Sony's Universe of Marvel Characters.[2]


Horror action story of a scientist who, in trying to find a cure for a rare blood disease, accidentally transformed himself into a living vampire who, though disgusted by his own bloodlust, chooses to prey upon criminals he deems unworthy of life.[3]


Production history

In November 2017 Morbius was announced, with a script written by Burk Sharpless and Matt Sazama.[2] On June 27, 2018, Daniel Espinosa was announced to be the director for the project with Jared Leto starring.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kroll, Justin (June 27, 2018). "Jared Leto to Star in ‘Spider-Man’ Spinoff ‘Morbius’ From Director Daniel Espinosa". Variety. Retrieved June 27, 2018.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Kit, Borys (November 13, 2017). "'Spider-Man' Spinoff: Morbius the Living Vampire Movie in the Works With 'Power Rangers' Writers". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 4, 2017.
  3. Timberlake, Braxter (May 24, 2018). "EXCLUSIVE: Plot Details for Sony’s ‘Morbius’ Spider-Verse Spin-Off". That Hashtag Show. Retrieved May 26, 2018.
  4. D'Alessandro, Anthony (August 9, 2018). "‘Silver & Black’ Halted At Sony, Will Be Split Into Separate Movies". Deadline. Retrieved August 10, 2018.
  5. Murphy, Charles (August 8, 2018). "EXCLUSIVE: Sony’s ‘MORBIUS’ Will Feature Martine Bancroft As Female Lead". That Hashtag Show. Retrieved August 8, 2018.

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Films in the Amazing Spider-Man Movies
Films The Amazing Spider-Man | The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Upcoming films Venom
Announced films Black Cat | Silver Sable | Morbius | Nightwatch | Sinister Six | Silk | Kraven the Hunter | Jackpot | The Amazing Spider-Man 3 | The Amazing Spider-Man 4